Toby Carrigan returns in 2013-2014 for his third season as the Mount's head basketball coach. He is the College’s second men’s basketball coach in school history. Carrigan led the Mount to the 2012-2013 HCAC Tourament, their first such appearance since the 2005-2006 season.
Carrigan was most recently the head basketball coach at South Dearborn High School in Aurora, Indiana, where in two seasons he helped take a program that had produced only one winning season in the past 15 seasons to a 15-7 mark and compete for a sectional title. The 15 wins were the most in the past 20 years at South Dearborn. The record from 2009-2010 to 2010-2011 marked the third-best turnaround of record in the state of Indiana (400 schools) during that span. He also taught physical education while at South Dearborn.
Prior to coaching at South Dearborn, Carrigan was an assistant men’s basketball coach at NCAA Division III and Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference member Transylvania University in Lexington, Kentucky for nine seasons. During his time at Transylvania University, Carrigan, who was the team’s top assistant for eight years, saw the Pioneers win four HCAC championships and play in three NCAA Division III National Tournaments. While at Transylvania the team compiled a 163-80 record. In addition, Carrigan was the assistant director for the Pioneers’ summer basketball camps for nine years, and has been the camp director for the Toby Carrigan Basketball Camp since 2004.
Carrigan holds professional organization membership in the National Association of Basketball Coaches, the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association; the Hoosier Basketball Coaches Association; and is NABC Professional Development Series (PDS) Certified.
He also was an assistant basketball coach at NCAA Division III Hanover College, 1999-2000, coaching the junior varsity team, and was the JV basketball coach at Rising Sun High School in Indiana, 1998-1999.
Carrigan, a Rising Sun High School graduate, has a bachelor’s degree in physical education, with a teaching certification (grades 7-12) from Hanover College (1998). While at Hanover, Carrigan played for the Panthers for four seasons, was a team captain, a three-year starter and an Honorable Mention All-HCAC selection his senior season. Hanover played in the NCAA Tournament twice during Carrigan’s playing career. He also won his team’s Mental Attitude Award and Top Defensive Player honor. Carrigan also has a master’s degree in physical education, sports administration from Eastern Kentucky University.
The Lions’ coach is a resident of Rising Sun, Indiana, where he resides with his wife, Raimi, and their two children, daughter Gracie and son Griggs.
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